Domestic violence

Domestic violence

The RNC is taking a proactive approach to domestic abuse.

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App assesses level of relationship danger

November 27, 2013 - 11 h 25

Const. Suzanne FitzGerald said the One Love Lite smartphone app is not only a good tool for women in abusive relationships to evaluate their situations, but it is also useful for their family and friends....

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App assesses level of relationship danger

Dozens of volatile cases on RNC’s radar

November 28, 2013 - 4 h 37

For the first time, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary has dedicated a full-time officer to the position of domestic violence co-ordinator who is responsible for analyzing calls for service and conducting...

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Dozens of volatile cases on RNC’s radar

Murder statistics reveal disturbing trend

November 29, 2013 - 4 h 35

“Unfortunately, the way to try to figure out domestic violence prevalence and the severity of it, what it looks like in a jurisdiction, we look at homicides because you have the constant factor of...

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Abuse hurts the whole family

December 05, 2013 - 4 h 35

Const. Suzanne FitzGerald told The Telegram recently, during an interview for a series of stories on domestic homicides, that a study in Saskatchewan revealed 78 per cent of the women polled who had...

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Abuse hurts the whole family

Dangerous liaisons

December 13, 2008 - 5 h 30

Why doesn't she leave? Because that's when she might be killed.

Women in abusive living situations are most at risk when they announce they're leaving.

It's at that point, researchers...

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Dangerous liaisons